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IMANI scores Akufo-Addo gov’t 48.78% for 2016 manifesto achievements

IMANI scores Akufo-Addo gov’t 48.78% for 2016 manifesto achievements

Think tank, IMANI Africa, has scored the Nana Akufo-Addo government an overall mark of 48.78% with regards to the fulfilment of its 2016 manifesto promises. The think tank also scored the government 54.35% for how it has managed the economy,

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South Africa hit by floods and power cuts

South Africa hit by floods and power cuts

The weather bureau has warned of further floods Heavy rains have battered parts of South Africa, submerging whole neighbourhoods and flooding coal mines and power stations in a nation already hit by electricity blackouts. At least 700 homes have been

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Cameroon government shuts down hundreds of schools

Cameroon government shuts down hundreds of schools

The Cameroon government has shut down more than 260 schools that had been operating informally in the country’s francophone regions. The schools had been opened to help absorb students fleeing the separatist uprising in Cameroon’s English-speaking regions. I travelled to

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Kenya officials hunt lion which mauled man to death

Kenya officials hunt lion which mauled man to death

Nairobi National Park is on the outskirts of Kenya’s capitalImage caption: Nairobi National Park is on the outskirts of Kenya’s capital The Kenya Wildlife Service (KWS) is tracking a lion which has eaten a man in a residential area on

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Energy sector debts: GRIDCo staff begin ‘sit-down’ strike today

Energy sector debts: GRIDCo staff begin ‘sit-down’ strike today

The staff of the Ghana Grid Company (GRIDCo) have announced that they will go ahead with the sit-down strike they threatened, beginning today, Wednesday, December 11, 2019. GRIDCo staff have said they are resorting to the strike “following non-response by

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Volta NDC Salutes Farmers; Charges Them To Demand Accountability From Gov’t

Volta NDC Salutes Farmers; Charges Them To Demand Accountability From Gov’t

y: Faisel Abdul-Iddrisu | Voltaonlinegh.com | The Volta Regional Secretariat of the National Democratic Congress (NDC) has charged farmers nationwide to demand accountability and good governance from government as they prepare to celebrate the 35th National Farmers’ Day on Friday.

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House of Chiefs Condemns Volta Separatists; Reaffirms Allegiance To Ghana

House of Chiefs Condemns Volta Separatists; Reaffirms Allegiance To Ghana

By: KALD | Voltaonlinegh.com | The Volta Region House of Chiefs has distanced itself from activities of the Homeland Study Group Foundation, the separatist group which recently declared parts of the region and territories stretching to Northern Ghana as an

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Hanna Bisiw jabs ’empty’ Napo for linking Teachers’ strike to NDC

Hanna Bisiw jabs ’empty’ Napo for linking Teachers’ strike to NDC

National Women’s Organiser of the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC), Dr Hanna Louisa Bissiw, has described Education Minister, Dr Matthew Opoku Prempeh as a ‘loose talker’ whose arrogance she said is having a toll on the country’s education sector. Three

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Togbe Afede kept away from Farmers’ Day at Ho

Togbe Afede kept away from Farmers’ Day at Ho

President Akufo-Addo and the Paramount Chief of the Asogli State, Togbe Afede XIV, appear to be in an open warfare to the extent that the respected traditional ruler last Friday, boycotted this year’s National Farmers’ Day celebration, which incidentally was

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MP demands reduction in electricity prices

MP demands reduction in electricity prices

Consumers have since October been paying 11.17% more on what they were paying for electricity Member of Parliament for Damongo, Adam Mutawakilu, is demanding a reduction in electricity tariffs by January 1 following the successful witching of fuel for the

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